“Swan Lake” Comes to the Carolina Theatre on February 17 as Part of World Ballet Series

January 16, 2024 by Sandy Lerebours

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DURHAM, NC — January 16, 2024 — “Swan Lake,” one of the most beloved ballets of all time, comes to the Carolina Theatre on February 17, in an original new production. The one-night-only performance is part of World Ballet Series ongoing 2023-2024 U.S. tour

Tickets to see “Swan Lake” are available at the Carolina Theatre box office and the venue’s website carolinatheatre.org. 

Brought to life by an exceptional, multinational ensemble of 50 dancers, Swan Lake features vivid hand-painted sets, detailed hand-crafted costumes, rich storytelling, and Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable music. The production features Marius Petipa’s original choreography, lovingly retouched by Nadezhda Kalinina. Sergey Novikov is the scenic and costume designer, with special effects and makeup designed by Irina Strukova. World Ballet Series’ “Swan Lake” is produced by Gorskaya-Hartwick Productions.

Based in Los Angeles, Gorskaya-Hartwick Productions is led by Sasha Gorskaya and Gulya Hartwick, who have created, produced, and toured original productions of some of the world’s most cherished ballets as part of World Ballet Series. Through their work, Gorskaya and Hartwick aim to develop the ballet audiences of tomorrow and ensure that the whole country has access to the art form. To date, World Ballet Series has traveled to more than 280 cities reaching an audience of more than 250,000, many of whom are first-time attendees to a ballet.  

Don’t miss your chance to see “Swan Lake” live at the Carolina Theatre on February 17. 



About The Carolina Theatre of Durham: 

Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which manages the city-owned Carolina Theatre at 309 W. Morgan Street, Durham, NC 27701. Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. is dedicated to presenting vibrant, thought-provoking film and live performances that contribute to the cultural and economic vitality of downtown Durham and the Triangle Region. More information at carolinatheatre.org. 



Jordan Hewitt Beard
Senior Director of Marketing, Carolina Theatre of Durham
(919) 560-3040 | jordan@carolinatheatre.org